|"Wilfred" Becomes First Series to Use New Litepanels Sola 12|
It is important for gaffer Tom Pugh to have the best lighting he can get for the quirky FX series, "Wilfred," about a manic depressive man who sees his neighbor’s dog as a man in a dog suit. When Pugh saw the new Litepanels Sola 12 Fresnels, he immediately added the LED fixture to his lighting package.
published 10 months ago read more
|SCRATCH and SCRATCH Lab Are Key to Rolling Out Red Carpet for Cannes Film Festival 2013|
ASSIMILATE Congratulates SCRATCH Artists on Festival de Cannes 2013 Entries
At the 66th Festival de Cannes, May 15 - 26, several films on the competition roster have been created by filmmakers whose post-production companies used ASSIMILATE’s SCRATCH® DI software in their digital workflows for conform, color grading, and finishing, and/or SCRATCH Lab® for their production dailies or VFX reviews. The Cannes Film Festival is the world’s premier showcase for independent and international filmmakers. (http://www.festival-cannes.fr/en.html)
published 1 year ago read more
|jumP Stands Up To Cancer|
They are miraculous postseason moments, embedded forever in baseball lore: Carlton Fisk sends the 1975 World Series to game seven with a monstrous 12th inning home run; a battered Kirk Gibson wins the opening game of the ’88 Fall Classic with a pinch-hit bomb in the bottom of the ninth; Derek Jeter makes his surreal and legendary defensive flip to take out the A’s in a 2001 playoff game.
published 2 years ago read more
|Production/Post House Cinema Five Films Nabs Daytime Emmy For Outstanding Commercial|
Director Tim Pumphrey’s Integrated Marketing Spot for MTV and MiO Honored
Although the integrated production/post boutique Cinema Five FIlms only launched earlier this year, they’re already nabbing prestigious awards like the Daytime Emmy’s Outstanding Commercial, which they won for the Tim Pumphrey directed integrated marketing spot for liquid water enhancer MiO and MTV’s show “The Seven.” The Daytime Emmy Awards aired live on HLN on June 23.
published 2 years ago read more
|Manic Signs Senior VFX Artist, Jason Ortenberg|
Manic has signed post-production veteran Jason Ortenberg as Sr. VFX Artist to join the company's renowned creative team. A mainstay in the advertising and feature film spaces, Ortenberg's recent credits include beauty work for Maybelline and L'Oréal, as well as lead VFX artist work for brands like Hershey's, Wendy's, The NFL, Verizon, American Express, and Citibank.
published 3 years ago read more
|Manic Brings On Bob Cagliero As Managing Director|
Manic, the New York-based studio for VFX, cutting-edge motion graphics and finishing services, has hired Bob Cagliero as Managing Director. An industry leader with award-winning experience in both production and advertising, Cagliero's career credits include founder and principal of commercial production company East-West Films; senior producer at Ogilvy & Mather, where he supervised global campaigns for top brands; and most recently executive producer at 89 Editorial, where he played a significant role in company growth and brand development.
published 5 years ago read more
|jumP's Lin Polito and Director Benita Raphan Head to Tribeca|
"Great Genius and Profound Stupidity", a 27-minute experimental documentary, produced and directed by Benita Raphan and edited by New York-based jumP's Lin Polito, has been selected for a worldwide premiere in competition at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival.
published 6 years ago read more
|Manic Signs New EP Melissa Warhaftig|
Multi-faceted Design and VFX house Manic proudly welcomes Executive Producer/Director of Operations Melissa Warhaftig into the fold. Melissa will be working with EP/Head of Sales James Braddock to develop and implement a growth strategy for the ever expanding company.
published 7 years ago read more